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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Cimarron River (NM) at Springer are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - above Cimarron Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Taylor Springs
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.04 ft on 09/29/1904
(2) 19.96 ft on 06/18/1965
(3) 10.55 ft on 06/06/1958
(4) 10.11 ft on 04/23/1942
(5) 9.26 ft on 04/30/1999
(6) 9.20 ft on 07/28/1971
(7) 8.35 ft on 05/20/1979
(8) 7.92 ft on 08/12/1990
(9) 7.28 ft on 05/30/1995
(10) 7.28 ft on 06/03/1937

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.26 ft on 04/30/1999
(2) 7.28 ft on 05/30/1995
(3) 7.92 ft on 08/12/1990
(4) 8.35 ft on 05/20/1979
(5) 9.20 ft on 07/28/1971
(6) 19.96 ft on 06/18/1965
(7) 10.55 ft on 06/06/1958
(8) 10.11 ft on 04/23/1942
(9) 7.28 ft on 06/03/1937
(10) 22.04 ft on 09/29/1904

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.90 ft on 09/02/1954
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20 Major flooding is occurring along the Cimarron River in the Springer area. The state highway 21 bridge in Springer is under water and should be considered impassable. Homes and businesses along the river are being inundated, especially in the area from south of Colbert Avenue between Second and Fourth streets in Springer.
18 Significant flooding is occurring along the Cimarron River in the Springer area. Flood waters have overtopped or could soon overtop the state highway 21 bridge in Springer. Homes and businesses along the river are being flooded, especially in the area south of Colbert Avenue between Second and Fourth streets.
14 The Cimarron River is overtopping its natural banks with adjacent pasture and farm land being flooded. Water is approaching the bottom of the state highway 21 bridge in Springer. Further river rises could result in debris against the bridge allowing water to flow over the bridge road surface or the approaches to the bridge.

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